Hawaii High School Basketball - Hanalani holds off Word of Life
(January 10, 2009: Mililani, HI 96789) Hanalani Eagles (Mililani, HI) backers were pleased Saturday as they saw their basketball squad hold off the visiting Word of Life Firebrands (Honolulu, HI), 45-39 in a league bout.
With the victory, Hanalani upgrades its record to 3-2 on the campaign. The Eagles travel to St. Francis (Honolulu, HI) to play the Troubadours in a Interscholastic League [ILH] II bout on Thursday, January 15. The Troubadours come into the bout with a record of 4-3.
Next up, the Firebrands play the Hawaiian Mission Academy (Honolulu, HI) in a Interscholastic League [ILH] II bout, on Tuesday, January 13. Word of Life will attempt to upgrade on its 0-8 season record. The come into the bout with a 1-2 record after their 36-30 league loss to Hanalani (Mililani, HI).